Famous Brazilian Presidents

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Jair Bolsonaro
(President of Brazil )
Jair Bolsonaro
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Birthdate: March 21, 1955
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Glicério, State of São Paulo, Brazil

The 38th president of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro started his career in the military, serving in the army's field artillery and parachutist units. He then overcame false accusations and first-degree conviction to become the president of Brazil. Over the years, Jair Bolsonaro has also received criticisms for voicing against homosexuality, secularism, abortion, and same-sex marriage.

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Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva
(35th president of Brazil from 2003 to 2010)
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Birthdate: October 27, 1945
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Caetés, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Dilma Rousseff
(36th President of Brazil (2011-16))
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Birthdate: December 14, 1947
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Brazilian economist and politician Dilma Rousseff served as the president of Brazil from 2011 to 2016, becoming the first Brazilian woman president. She has also served as former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva’s Chief of Staff earlier and has been part of various energy-conservation groups.

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Michel Temer
(37th President of Brazil (2016-19))
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Birthdate: September 23, 1940
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tietê, State of São Paulo, Brazil

Michel Temer is a Brazilian politician who served as the 37th president of Brazil from 2016 to 2019. He assumed office following the impeachment of his predecessor Dilma Rousseff. Prior to that, he had been the vice president. A qualified lawyer, he has been active in politics since his college days. He was unpopular as the president. 

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Juscelino Kubitschek
(Former President of Brazil 1956 – 1961)
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Birthdate: September 12, 1902
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Diamantina, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Died: August 22, 1976
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Fernando Henrique Cardoso
(34th President of Brazil (1995 - 2002))
Fernando Henrique Cardoso
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Birthdate: June 18, 1931
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Fernando Henrique Cardoso is a Brazilian politician who served as the 34th president of Brazil from 1995 to 2002. Qualified as a sociologist, he pursued a successful academic career before joining politics. His tenure as the president brought about major advancements in institutional human rights. He also implemented multiple reforms to address poverty and inequality in the country. 

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Fernando Collor de Mello
(Senator for Alagoas since February 2007, 32nd president of Brazil from 1990 to 1992)
Fernando Collor de Mello
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Birthdate: August 12, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Fernando Collor de Mello is a Brazilian politician best known for his service as the President of Brazil from 1990 to 1992. Collor was not only the first Brazilian president to be elected democratically after the end of the military dictatorship in Brazil, he was also the youngest president in the history of Brazil.

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Itamar Franco
(Former President of Brazil)
Itamar Franco
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Birthdate: June 28, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brazilian territorial waters, Atlantic Ocean
Died: July 2, 2011
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Ernesto Geisel
(Former President of Brazil)
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Birthdate: August 3, 1907
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bento Gonçalves, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Died: September 12, 1996
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José Sarney
(31st president of Brazil from 21 April 1985 to 14 March 1990)
José Sarney
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Birthdate: April 24, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pinheiro, State of Maranhão, Brazil

José Sarney is a Brazilian politician and lawyer. He served as the 31st president of Brazil from 1985 to 1990. His tenure was fraught with problems like rampant inflation and corruption. He also faced multiple allegations of nepotism in his career. Two of his children are also politicians. One of Brazil’s foremost oligarchs, he owns multiple media organizations. 

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Deodoro da Fonseca
(Politician)
Deodoro da Fonseca
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Birthdate: August 5, 1827
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Marechal Deodoro, State of Alagoas, Brazil
Died: August 23, 1892
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Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves
(Politician, President)
Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves
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Birthdate: July 7, 1848
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Guaratinguetá
Died: January 16, 1919
Washington Luís Pereira de Sousa
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Birthdate: October 26, 1869
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Macaé, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: August 4, 1957
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Bernardino Luís Machado
(President of Portugal)
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Birthdate: March 28, 1851
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: April 29, 1944